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FZPN24 KWNM 161734
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
934 AM PST MON JAN 16 2017

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE WATERS WILL SHIFT SE OF
THE AREA TODAY. WEAK LOW PRES WILL PASS NW OF THE REGION
TONIGHT...THEN ITS ASSOCIATED LOW PRES TROUGH WILL MOVE INTO THE
AREA TUE INTO TUE NIGHT. A STRONGER LOW CENTER WILL MOVE NW OF
THE WATERS WED WHILE DRAGGING A TROUGH ACROSS THE REGION WED
NIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE WATERS THU...THEN
MOVE INTO THE FAR SW OREGON WATERS LATE THU. THE FRONT WILL MOVE
INLAND OVER OREGON THU NIGHT...WHILE THE LOW WILL SLOWLY MOVE E
INTO THE WATERS FRI. THE LOW WILL TURN N INTO THE WASHINGTON
WATERS FRI NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 18 TO 26 FT. RAIN...AREAS
OF FOG AND FREEZING RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 18 TO 26 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 21 TO 29 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 22 TO 30 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 19 TO 27 FT. RAIN...
FREEZING RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...S WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 20 TO 29 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 22 TO 30 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 22 TO 30 FT.


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